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Man shot in Durham

Posted February 10, 2009 4:30 p.m. EST
Updated February 11, 2009 11:51 a.m. EST

— A Durham man was shot in a drive-by shooting Tuesday afternoon, Durham police spokeswoman Kammie Michael said.

Alexander Fisher, 19, was taken to Duke with a gunshot wound to the lower back. He underwent surgery Tuesday afternoon.

Michael said the shooting happened near the intersection of Cook Road and Tripoli Drive just before 3 p.m. She said a small, silver four-door car, believed to have been carrying the shooter, fled the scene.